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Special purpose underwear for Vietnamese Air Force

Special purpose underwear for Vietnamese Air Force Su-27 Su-30 fighter pilots on long range missions Outside Inside out design
Royal Thai Air Force Aero L-39ZA-ART Albatros

Thailand to decide on new jet trainer in this fiscal year

The Royal Thai Air Force is considering buying four new training fighter jets to replace its ageing L39 jets, which have reportedly malfunctioned several times. The cabinet has approved 3.7 billion baht for the...
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Airbus Helicopters Delivers First Tiger HAD Block 2 Attack Helicopters to the French Army

The French Army's Tiger combat helicopter fleet expanded yesterday with Airbus Helicopters' delivery of the first two attack helicopters in the HAD Block 2 version, following its qualification by the French General Directorate for...
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Tokyo Metropolitan Police Orders an Additional AW139 Helicopter

The contract brings to 4 the number of AW139s purchased by the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Aircraft to enter service in 2016 More than 40 AgustaWestland law enforcement helicopters sold to Japan so far Over...

Iran Announced Plans to Begin Development of Ir.An-140T Light Cargo Planes

Iran Aircraft Manufacturing Industrial Company HESA in Shahin Shahr aircraft plant on announced plans to begin development of An-140 light cargo planes. The Antonov Ir.An-140T is a light military transport aircraft developed...

Russia to Deliver New Su-30MK2V Fighter Jets to Vietnam

Russia will deliver new batch of Sukhoi Su-30MK2V fighter aircraft under a recent contract 2013 worth about $600 million. United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) will deliver 4 Su-30MK2 fighters to Vietnam. Two...


Exactly four weeks ago , all seemed well for the Airbus A400M in Germany, as the first German aircraft took first took the skies. But now, reports in well known German media cast doubt...
Ukrainian Air Force Mig-29

Ukrainian Air Force Mig-29s are being painted with a trendy digital camouflage

In the last few months, aircraft enthusiasts spotting military jets operating at the Lviv State Aircraft Repair Plant have taken photographs of at least three Mig-29 Fulcrum fighters (two single seaters and a two...